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“obliterate” in British English

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obliterateverb

uk /əˈblɪt.ər.eɪt/ us /əˈblɪt̬.ə.reɪt/
obliteration
noun [ U ] uk /əˌblɪt.ərˈeɪ.ʃən/ us /əˌblɪt̬.əˈreɪ.ʃən/

(Definition of “obliterate” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“obliterate” in American English

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obliterateverb [ T ]

us /əˈblɪt̬·əˌreɪt, oʊ-/

to remove all signs of something; destroy:

The hurricane virtually obliterated this small coastal town.

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